WEST COVINA, Calif. – The board of directors of First Financial Credit Union has named Carlton Musmann president/CEO of the $600 million credit union. Musmann began his career with First Financial as vice president of remote delivery, advancing to senior vice president in 2000 and executive vice president in 2003. Just prior to being named president/CEO, he was executive vice president and chief operating officer. Musmann succeeds Richard Ghysels who resigned from the credit union Feb. 8. Ghysels, a past chairman of the California Credit Union League and past chair of CUNA Strategic Services Inc. (CSSI), had been with First Financial for 37 years, and served as president for the last 21 years. First Financial’s Gary Skraba, senior vice president, said the credit union had no comment on the circumstances surrounding Ghysels’ resignation.

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